Mac App / FCP X Extension

Tips/FAQs for using Simon Says on the Mac

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Transcode issues in FCPX Extension

If your MXF file or other media is failing to transcode, install Pro Video Formats from Apple
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Importing with timecode

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How to get captions if you accidentally imported a clip from FCPX

Export an SRT subtitle file and then import that to FCPX
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Share Destination to caption and title FCPX projects

Caption, subtitle, title, and translate FCPX projects. You can also use share destination to send sync/compound clips and receive ranges.
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Share Destination to get ranges for FCPX clips

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Visual Subtitle Editor in Mac App/FCPX Extension

How to use the VSE in Simon Says Map app or FCPX extension
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Flatten FCP Projects

The guaranteed way to caption/title FCP projects
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Features of the Simon Says Mac app (a visual guide)

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How to receive video proxies on Simon Says website from the Mac app

Turn off (or on) video proxy transcoding in the Mac app/FCPX extension
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How-To: Caption & Title FCP Projects

To successfully receive FCP Captions/Titles, we suggest import a "clean" FCP Project to the Simon Says FCPX Extension
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Export burnt-in subtitles/captions from Final Cut Pro X

Export your FCP projects with subtitles that are aways visible
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Best Practices for importing Multicam and Sync clips with the SS FCP X Extension

Best Practices for importing Multicam and Sync clips with the SS FCP X Extension
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Optimizing your FCP X Ranges XML

Speaker names, favorites, and notes transpose into the Ranges XML which makes editing so much faster.
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How-to: getting started with the FCP X Extension (video)

Walk-through demo (1 min) of the Simon Says Extension for FCP X
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Steps to install/uninstall our FCP X Extension / MacOS app

Steps to install the FCP X Extension/MacOS app
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Supported Imports (FCP X Ext/Mac app)

Import FCP X Events with clips or projects
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Can I translate my subtitles within the FCP Extension?

Translate in 50+ languages and drag back captions to your project.
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Why a Simon Says Mac app / FCP X Extension?

Speed up the process of transcription/translation --> get you back to more important work.
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Download the MacOS app/FCP X Extension

Available from the Mac App Store
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